The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Abingdon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 22 13 24
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Linux 12 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 7.50% 12.24% 3.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.27% 32.14% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 4
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £30,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Operating Systems Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
41 56 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 25.63% 38.10% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 40 56 9
Average salary £30,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Linux
Oxfordshire

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Linux
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Linux across the Abingdon region.

Linux Salary Trend in Abingdon

Linux
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Linux across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Linux Salary Histogram in Abingdon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (40.00%) Degree
4 6 (30.00%) Python
4 6 (30.00%) C++
4 6 (30.00%) PHP
4 6 (30.00%) .NET
4 6 (30.00%) MySQL
5 5 (25.00%) UNIX
5 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (25.00%) VMware
5 5 (25.00%) Drupal
6 4 (20.00%) Parallel Programming
6 4 (20.00%) Information Management
6 4 (20.00%) OO
6 4 (20.00%) Firewall
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (20.00%) OOD
7 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (15.00%) C
7 3 (15.00%) HTML
7 3 (15.00%) Java
7 3 (15.00%) DNS
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (15.00%) Publishing

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) Drupal
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) IaaS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) DHCP
3 2 (10.00%) HTTP
3 2 (10.00%) WAN
3 2 (10.00%) SMTP
3 2 (10.00%) LDAP
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) SNMP
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) SAN
4 1 (5.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Publishing
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Developer
3 3 (15.00%) .NET Applications Developer
3 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 3 (15.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.00%) Spring
4 2 (10.00%) Ajax
4 2 (10.00%) J2EE
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) JSP
4 2 (10.00%) SOAP
4 2 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (5.00%) Motif
5 1 (5.00%) XML Schema
5 1 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Open Source
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
3 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.00%) VxWorks
3 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) Parallel Programming
2 4 (20.00%) Information Management
2 4 (20.00%) OO
2 4 (20.00%) OOD
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.00%) BDD
3 2 (10.00%) TDD
3 2 (10.00%) Integration Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Python
1 6 (30.00%) C++
1 6 (30.00%) PHP
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) C
4 3 (15.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) Fortran
6 1 (5.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (5.00%) KVM
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.00%) Juniper
2 1 (5.00%) CommVault
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £27000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £28000 per annum + benefits
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